Updated 26 Jun 2015

Oricom

Non-contact Infrared Thermometer FS300

Snapshot: The Oricom Non-contact Infrared Thermometer FS300 stores 32 readings and has an audible completion signal. How accurate is it?

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Test results

Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • Achieved claimed accuracy.
  • Display is easy to read.
  • Clear instructions (although print is small).

But

  • Battery cap is slippery and difficult to slide out.

How we test

We tested accuracy by comparing readings with an accurate digital probe thermometer.

We also assessed how easy it was to turn each thermometer on and off, plus change the battery. We also checked the quality of instructions, display, and audible signals.

Key data

Model

Price guide
$140

Specifications

Achieved claimed accuracy
Yes
Type
Infrared forehead
Claimed time to reading (seconds)
1
Battery
2 x AAA

Features

Cover
×
Sheaths
n/a
Memory
32
Backlight
yes
Large display
n/a
Fever indication
×
Audible “completion” signal
yes
Flexible tip
n/a

More Info

Notes
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